HARMAN International, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has launched the new portable Bluetooth Speaker in its JBL GO lineup, dubbed as the JBL GO 2. As the name suggests, the JBL GO 2 is the successor of highly popular JBL GO Bluetooth Speaker, and according to company claims, it offers superior audio performance along with a new, bolder design.
The JBL GO 2 is a small & portable Bluetooth Speaker, makes it easy to carry around and it sports IPX7 certification that certifies it as waterproof.
JBL GO 2 Price, Availability, and Colour Options
The JBL GO 2 Bluetooth Speaker cost US $39.95 (INR 2,999) and it is available for sale at various leading retail stores, chains across the country, including Samsung brand stores.
It comes in 12 eye-catching colours – Ash Gray, Icecube Cyan, Seaform Mint, Lemonade Yellow, Sunkissed Cinnamon, Pearl Champagne, Midnight Black, Deep Sea Blue, Moss Green, Coral Orange, Ruby Red, and Slate Navy give a pop of color to your sound and instantly raises your style profile to all-new levels.
JBL GO 2 Features, and Box Content
The JBL GO 2 Bluetooth speaker features a cubical-rectangular design with curved corners and it is positioned as a travel-friendly speaker. The device has an IPX7 rating which means it can withstand immersion up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. This means that you can take the speaker in the shower, rain, beach, the porch, patio or even near poolside. According to the company, minor splashes and dips here and there cause no harm but prolonged exposure to the swimming pool could be harmful.
The JBL GO 2 makes use of Bluetooth Technology to stream audio from Smartphones, Tablets and other BT supported devices. Additionally, there is also a wired connection option, if needed. The portable speaker also allows the user to make or receive phone calls as it comes with built-in echo and noise canceling speakerphone.
In terms of battery life, The JBL GO 2 claims to offer up to 5 hours of playtime on one full charge. To recharge the built-in 730mAh rechargeable battery, the battery charge time is slated to be around 2.5 hours.
The JBL GO 2 measures 71.2 x 86.0×31.6 mm, and weighs 184 grams.
The box contents of JBL GO 2 Bluetooth Speaker are a Micro-USB cable, one-year warranty card, a quick start guide, and a safety guide as well.
JBL GO 2 Technical Specifications
|Model Name||GO 2|
|Memory Card Slot||No|
|Colour||12 Colour Options – Ash Gray, Icecube Cyan, Seaform Mint, Lemonade Yellow, Sunkissed Cinnamon, Pearl Champagne, Midnight Black, Deep Sea Blue, Moss Green, Coral Orange, Ruby Red, and Slate Navy|
|Sales Package||1 Speaker, USB Cable, Guide, Safety Guide, Warranty Card|
|Connector Type||3.5 mm Jack|
|Compatible Devices||Smartphone, Tablet|
|Battery||Built-in Li-ion Polymer, Use Time 5 hrs|
|Charging Time||2.5 hrs|
|Bluetooth||4.1 with A2DP 1.2, AVRCP 1.5, HFP 1.5, HSP 1.2|
Dimensions, and Weight
|Signal to Noise Ratio||≥80 dB|
|Other Audio Features||Speakerphone with Echo and Noise Cancellation, Great Sound|
|Power Output (RMS)||3W|
|Controls||Volume Control, Bass Control|